12/3/17 (Sunday) — 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. — The Indian Village Woman’s Garden Club will host its annual Indian Village Holiday Tour, which raises funds for the club’s Artelia Bowne Court scholarship fund. Docents will lead groups through five homes decorated for the holidays, then attendees in each group will complete their afternoon with an afterglow at a surprise location. All seven tours start from the Iroquois Avenue Christ Lutheran Church and last approximately two hours. Tickets are limited and priced at $43.19 each, which includes a $3.19 service fee. Go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/indian-village-holiday-tour-tickets-39010660937 to purchase tickets or go to WomansGardenClub@indianvillagedetroit.org for more information.
12/6/17 (Wednesday) — 6 p.m. — West Villagers are invited to the neighborhood’s annual holiday potluck in the lobby of the Parkstone Apartments, 1415 Parker Street. After food and drink at the Parkstone, attendees are invited to enjoy hot cocoa, a photo booth and a possible visit from Santa as part of a Christmas tree lighting ceremony at the neighborhood biergarten at 8 p.m. Contact Vassilis Jacobs at email@example.com for more information.
12/20/17 (Wednesday) — 6:30 p.m. — As part of its JAPC Music Series, Jefferson Avenue Presbyterian Church will host “Carols, Coneys and Cocoa” at the church. This free family event will include hot dogs, sweets and hot chocolate, musical performances from carolers, the church’s chancel choir and the carillon, and a Christmas sing-along, accompanied by the church’s Skinner organ. Guests are encouraged to wear their favorite ugly or beautiful Christmas sweaters. Call the church at 822-3456 for more information.
12/10/17 (Sunday) — 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. — The Indian Village Men’s Garden Club and the Indian Village Woman’s Garden Club invite their members and guests to a holiday party at the home of Mark Reynolds, 971 Burns. Hors d’oeuvres, desserts, beer, wine and soft drinks will be served. Entertainment will include a piano player and carol sing-along. Casual, but festive dress, is encouraged. Attendance is limited to 50 people. Cost is $10 per person, with $5 per person going to the Goodfellows. A reservation and check, made payable to Indian Village Men’s Garden Club, should be delivered to Tom Ball, 2984 Iroquois, by Friday, December 1. Call Mark Reynolds at 331-2222 or 510-1485 for more information.